Events

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - Microbe Probe
Freeport - McMoRan

In this activity, students research the antimicrobial properties of copper.

DK Find Out! Body Defenses
DK

Microbes are the tiniest living things on Earth.

OLogy: Gutsy - The Gut Microbiome Card Game
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Who will be the first to diversify their gut microbiome and win? 

OLogy: Microbes Coloring Book & Scavenger Hunt
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

See if you can find the hidden microbes on each coloring page!

OLogy: Make a Home for Microbes
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Get some mud and a few other ingredients to build an entire ecosystem for bacteria. 

OLogy: Pondlife - Our Tiny Neighbors
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

In these videos, a biologist introduces us to the microbes that live all around us.

OLogy: Meet the OLogist - Susan Perkins
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Why does this scientist love studying tiny living things called microbes?

OLogy: Ask a Scientist About Microbes
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Microbiologist Susan Perkins answers kids’ questions about microbes.